The information provided should be used as a guideline only

Details Dialling Code (00257) Contact Details

Embassy of Burundi

  +27 (012) 342-4881 / 3

SA Representative

  +257 222 48220-3
Visas Visas are required by SA passport holders.

For more information regarding;

  • food restrictions,
  • passports/visa and,
  • pet travel enquiries

please contact the consulate/embassy – contact details above.

Health Requirements

Compulsory Vaccinations

Recommended Vaccinations






Yellow Fever

  • Hepatitis A & B
  • Tetanus
  • Polio

  • Rabies

  • Typhoid


Malaria risk

Documents Required

  • Valid passport of the driver

  • Certified copy of vehicle registration papers in the name of the driver

  • Letter of authority from the registered owner if the vehicle is not owned by the driver

  • If vehicle is still being financed, carry a letter of authority from the bank (must include dates of travel) together with the vehicle license papers.  

  • Third-Party Insurance: Compulsory – obtained at the border post
  • ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store
  • International Driving Permit: Recommended



Burundi Franc (BIF)  

AA Club

Club Automobile Du Burundi (CAB)

B.P 2715


Tel: +257 22 224 221

Fax: +257 22 224 447

Email: anselme_bigirimana@yahoo.fr

Contact: Anselme Bigirimana